What is Nutritional Therapy

About Nutritional Therapy

NT_UNDERPINNING_PRINCIPLES_POSTERNutritional Therapy is the application of nutrition science in the promotion of health.

Nutritional Therapy is recognised as a complementary medicine and is relevant for individuals with chronic conditions, as well as those looking for support to enhance their health and wellbeing.

 

 

 

 

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Through a detailed clinical history and, in certain circumstances,
targeted laboratory tests, potential nutritional imbalances that may contribute to an individual’s symptoms and health concerns are identified and assessed. A personalised nutritional and lifestyle program is then recommended.

Nutritional Therapy is not a replacement for medical advice and any client who presents with ‘red flag’ signs or symptoms is always referred to their medical professional. Nutritional Therapists frequently work alongside a medical professional and will communicate with other healthcare professionals involved in the client’s care to explain any nutritional therapy programme that has been provided.

Nutritional therapy often works alongside medical and other healthcare professionals when relevant, in order to offer the safest and most effective service.

To learn more about Nutritional Therapy please visit the BANT (British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy)  website.

To learn more about what to expect from a Nutritional Therapy consultation with Borecole Nutrition click here.

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